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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Sugar: Heart Disease: Excessive and rapid intake of sugar, as occurs when drinking sugared drinks, causes Insulin spikes which cause the lining of blood vessels to form pla ... Read More
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Dr. Gerald Neuberg
37 years experience Cardiology
Different ways: Our metabolism wasnt designed for it. The pancreas has to release extra Insulin & may fatigue, risking diabetes. The Insulin drives sugar into storage ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Katz
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Yes: There are a variety of reasons sugar can speed up the heart rate. It has immediate effects on metabolism (body energy usage), medium time and late ef ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Doubt it: I doubt sugar alone would cause heart rate to increase in an otherwise healthy person. Sugar in combination with caffeine ( cola ) might.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Sugar:Fast Heartbeat: Excessive and rapid intake of sugar, as occurs when drinking sugared drinks, causes Insulin spikes which causes the blood sugar level to drop quickly ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
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Sugar is: A simple carb. Not the best for loosing weight. I like stevia sugar substitute for coffee. Good luck.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
47 years experience Cardiology
What's the difference: Why are you measuring Heart rate with one thing or another? Particularly when you can not do anything about it. If you want to be healthy, you need a ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Whittam
14 years experience Pediatric Urology
See a urologist: Ed is not uncommon with advancing age despite no other medical problems. Make an appointment to see your md or urologist, be ready to discuss your li ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Weiss
33 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Usually it's fast: Usually, if it would cause anything it would be fast heart beat, if very high and associated with diabetic ketoacidosis (dka), but if it's severe, esp ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart rate: It is the alcohol in the alcohol causing it.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Willson
16 years experience Family Medicine
Not abnormal: Heart rates between 60-100 are quite normal. A drop between a the 80s to 70s is not really anything to be concerned about unless you feel "off."

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